Brandon Costa, Director of Digital

Brandon Costa, Director of Digital

Brandon Costa is Director of Digital for the Sports Video Group, where he covers the sports video production industry, with a focus on live streaming, over-the-top (OTT), social media, and other digital distribution technologies and platforms. He also directs SVG's internal digital strategies launching the company's video outfit, 'SVG On Demand,' designing and overseeing its mobile application, 'SVG Mobile,' and serving as executive producer and host of The SVG Podcast. Costa serves as program director of both the SVG College Sports Summit and the SVG Digital Summit. Prior to his time at SVG, Costa spent five years hosting programs, producing voiceovers, and writing editorial content for MLB Advanced Media in NYC. He has also served as community sports editor at the Asbury Park Press in Neptune, NJ. He began his career at WRHU Radio in Hempstead, NY as a sportscaster. A native of Hazlet, NJ, Costa is a graduate of Hofstra University. He currently resides in Jersey City, NJ.

Recent Posts by Brandon Costa, Director of Digital

‘Towering’ Tribute: Major League Baseball Honors Jackie Robinson With Mixed-Reality Ceremony Before All-Star Game

The 2022 MLB All-Star Game in Los Angeles was filled with live-production innovation. In one of its standout moments, during a pregame ceremony, Major League Baseball and Fox Sports used mixed-reality graphics to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s breaking the sport’s color barrier.  More

SVG PLAY: Direct-to-Consumer and Authenticated In-Market Live Streaming of RSNs Enters a New Generation

SVG’s RSN Summit brought regional sports network leaders and content creators together in Chicago on June 29 and 30 to network and exchange ideas about the pertinent issues facing the regional sports sector as the business undergoes seismic change on multiple fronts. These leaders addressed how RSNs are being challenged to produce more events and […]  More

Live From MLB All-Star 2022: Game Creek Video Encore Supports Fox Sports’ Growing Efforts in Los Angeles

Game Creek Video, one of the nation’s leading providers of mobile production facilities, is no stranger to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game. And it’s certainly no stranger to the ambitious expectations of Fox Sports. The tent-pole event — this year’s version hosted at hot and sunny Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles — is annually […]  More

Live From MLB All-Star 2022: Fox Sports’ Francisco Contreras Reflects on Dirt Cam, Innovation in Live Baseball Coverage

At the 2022 MLB All-Star Game, Fox Sports is again primed to push the envelope with more than 70 cameras, including multiple high-speed systems and exciting speciality angles. Fox Sports Director, Field Operations, Francisco Contreras discusses the latest developments with Dirt Cam (which is now also at second base) and shares how the Midsummer Classic […]  More

Live From MLB All-Star 2022: ESPN’s Phil Orlins on the Fast-Paced, Data-Filled MLB Home Run Derby Production

The MLB Home Run Derby is annually one of the biggest nights in the summer sports calendar and ESPN is on-site at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles to deliver a pair of productions of this year’s event. ESPN’s Vice President of Production Phil Orlins takes some time on Derby Day 2022 to break down what […]  More

SVG PLAY: SVG College Summit Panel Asks What NIL Means For Athletic Department Video Professionals

The SVG College Summit returned to Atlanta for the first time since 2019 for two days of panels, case studies, workshops, and networking. The collegiate sports-video–production business has been completely reshaped by the stresses of the past two years. This year’s event agenda addressed critical topics facing the business ranging from live-broadcast/streaming strategies; to live-production […]  More

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